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by chema1986
Wed May 29, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: 15mm Ramsay's Foot c1689
Replies: 1
Views: 170

Re: 15mm Ramsay's Foot c1689

Nice unit, well done Ray!

Cheers

Chema
by chema1986
Wed May 29, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m
Replies: 8
Views: 929

Re: Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m

for info on battles in Franco Dutch War see Helion Books WARS AND SOLDIERS IN THE EARLY REIGN OF LOUIS XIV. VOLUME 1 - THE ARMY OF THE UNITED PROVINCES OF THE NETHERLANDS, 1660-1687 https://www.helion.co.uk/browse-title-series-more/century-of-the-soldier-c-1618-1721/books-in-series/war-and-soldiers...
by chema1986
Mon May 13, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: 28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"
Replies: 10
Views: 893

Re: 28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"

Two Questions have occurred to me: The first one: While starting to paint a unit of Saxon I go to try Burnt Umbra as Primer which I noticed to work quite well with red - maybe with yellow too? Second: The length of your Pikes... are those the 10cm long ones provided by Northstar or did you cut them...
by chema1986
Tue May 07, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: TYW Cavalry
Replies: 5
Views: 240

Re: TYW Cavalry

Very nice unit Gunfreak! Avanpost miniatures I see, great sculpts, maybe the horses are smaller than other manufacturers, but anyway, I hope they make more sculpts for cavalry soon.

Cheers

Chema
by chema1986
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: 28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"
Replies: 10
Views: 893

Re: 28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"

Thanks guys, :) glad you like them!
by chema1986
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m
Replies: 8
Views: 929

Re: Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m

Very nice. May I make a minor suggestion? I notice from the blog you linked to that many of the hats from before the 1700s are white/grey. So maybe make the hats that colour? I think it wasnt until around 1695 that some regiments had black hats in the Iberian regiments. Also you represented the cut...
by chema1986
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: 28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"
Replies: 10
Views: 893

Re: 28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"

Many thanks guys!! It is pleasure being here :)

Cheers

Chema
by chema1986
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: 28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"
Replies: 10
Views: 893

28mm Tercio de Burgos, the "Old Yellows"

Hello there! just updated my blog: https://spanishleadpainting.blogspot.com/2019/03/28mm-tercio-de-burgos-amarillos-viejos.html This month I have finished (finally) the last of the five provincial tercios based in the Iberian peninsula, for my late XVII c. Spanish army. Tercio de Burgos, known as th...
by chema1986
Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The siege of Dendermonde 1667, 28mm battle report
Replies: 5
Views: 609

Re: The siege of Dendermonde 1667, 28mm battle report

Thank you all guys! I still need to paint more "proper" late 1660' miniatures, but for now, these do the job :)

Cheers

Chema
by chema1986
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The siege of Dendermonde 1667, 28mm battle report
Replies: 5
Views: 609

The siege of Dendermonde 1667, 28mm battle report

New blog entry: https://spanishleadpainting.blogspot.com/2019/03/the-defense-of-dendermonde-1667.html The battle I have chosen, is the siege of Dendermonde, and the cavalry skirmishes that followed the siege... Why? This is the first of the wars for "Gloire" of the Sun King, and, until this action, ...
by chema1986
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m
Replies: 8
Views: 929

Re: Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m

Thanks jambo1, It is a pitty there is almost no info in English about most battles in Franco Dutch war.

Cheers
by chema1986
Wed Feb 27, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m
Replies: 8
Views: 929

Battle of Maureillas 1674, in 28m

Hi guys! I have just update my blog with this battle https://spanishleadpainting.blogspot.com/ Rousillon, Campaign of 1674... https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-KWyNPLrrWBA/XHQPP9A2rcI/AAAAAAAAB2Y/fEdjVbU7-c8q03HitsjSDpsiUJz4bLVkACLcBGAs/s1600/Principaute_de_Catalogne.jpg https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-JxU6naUX...
by chema1986
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Piedmont army during League of Augsburg War
Replies: 5
Views: 532

Re: Piedmont army during League of Augsburg War

Thanks for the links! very useful information :)
by chema1986
Mon Feb 25, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Piedmont army during League of Augsburg War
Replies: 5
Views: 532

Piedmont army during League of Augsburg War

Hi guys, As many of you already know, Helion is producing some very good books dealing with our period 1660-1700, I have just seen all the plates of this book, and started to read it: https://www.helion.co.uk/william-iii-s-italian-ally-piedmont-and-the-war-of-the-league-of-augsburg-1683-1697.html It...